UGA on Economic Impact Across the State and Access Point Financial Talks Hotel Financing

In the Guest Chair: 

Jennifer Frum, Dana Barrett & Kirk Kealey

Jennifer Frum, Dana Barrett & Kirk Kealey

Who let the Dawgs out?! The UGA Dawgs that is. This morning, Dana had the pleasure of hosting Jennifer Frum, Vice President for Public Service & Outreach at UGA and Kirk Kealey, Director of Food Product Innovation & Commercialization Center at UGA. Jennifer and Kirk were in to discuss UGA’s Faculty Tour and economic development across the state.

During the second hour of the show, Jon Wright, CEO and President of Access Point Financial, Inc. joined us in studio and Dilip Petigara, COO of the company phoned in! Jon and Dilip explained that APF is a direct full-service lending and advisory firm focused on the hospitality industry.  Congratulations to Access Point Financial for being ranked 17th on the prestigious Inc. 500 listing of America’s fastest-growing private companies!

In the Local Headlines:

In the National Headlines:

Work Hard/Play Hard:

  • Downtown Restaurant Week
  • Braves Alumni Weekend
  • Concerts in the Garden at Atlanta Botanical Gardens
  • Gwen Stefani & Eve Concert
  • Zombie Pub Crawl

To see a full list of what’s happening this weekend, head over to & click HERE to listen to the audio!

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By | 2016-07-28T21:12:48+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Radio-Old, Show Notes|1 Comment

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  1. […] Barrett Show to discuss a variety of topics covering hotel finance. The full interview can be found here (starting at 1:00:00 mark) with key highlights below. If you missed Jon Wright and Chief Financial […]

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